Elen Turner

A troubled homecoming

Prajwal Parajuly’s Indian Nepalis, at home and away.

Dec 15, 2014

Of shadows, skins and stones

A review of three recent novels by Pakistani women authors.

Sep 10, 2014

Who is Taslima Nasrin?

An attempt to unravel the mythology and persona of the controversial author

Jul 15, 2013

Prescience or coincidence

Dalrymple’s detailed look at the first Anglo-Afghan war hypothesises parallels between then and now. But how many of these pass muster?

May 15, 2013

Latest Articles

Bound by the bindi

Has wearing the bindi been an act of conformity to the Sindhi community?

Development sermons

Do political cabals and business cartels explain the woes of Nepali economy?

The subtle art of resistance

Zakariya Mohammed’s ‘Halal Love Story’ tells the story of resistance in the face of an omnipotent authority.

Revisiting the past, reimagining a future 

How an art magazine found a place in India’s nation-building narratives.